The 10 Best Sherwin Williams Colors For North Facing Rooms


Finding a suitable color for a north facing room is not without its challenges. North facing rooms have grayish, cool light, meaning shades of gray can become victim to blue undertones.

A green undertone paint color is ideal for northern exposure rooms because it neutralizes cool tones in paint colors without having to add yellow.

The Types of Colors That Work Best in North Facing Rooms

SW Accessible Beige is a greige (think beige and grey) which tends to lean slightly more to the beige side of life.

 Accessible Beige

Kilim Beige is a wonderful beige with an orange/red undertone making it an excellent choice for a north facing room.

Kilim Beige

Agreeable Gray is Sherwin Williams best selling color for good reason. It’s a wonderfully versatile greige with brown and purple undertones.

Agreeable Gray

Repose Gray is one of my all time favorite gray colors, so much so I have used it extensively in my own home.

Repose Gray

Useful Gray is a timeless greige which is leaning more towards beige. It has wonderful soft warm undertones making this a great choice for a cool northern facing room.

Useful Gray